Irish Cobs. Helping with horses at our family home in Connacht, Ireland.



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    Our family farm is situated between Ballinasloe and Athlone 30 min from Galway and 1.5 hours from Dublin. We have 140 acres of land, 25 stables, indoor and outdoor arena. We breed and train horses. The other animals on our farm are Jill, Trouble, and Duke the dogs, 2 pigs, a goat, birds and a variety of hens. We have four children, Meghan, Alannah, Abby and Jordan.

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    General Maintenance
    Animal care

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Irish culture
    English language
    Great food
    Lots of horses :)

  • Help


    We breed and train horses. Tasks would include working with the horses, cleaning the yard and stables. If you wish you can ride out or drive out the horses and we hunt on Sundays. Workawayers are welcome to hunt with the horses with us on Sundays.

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  • Accommodation


    Accomodation is in a comfortable mobile with great wifi ,a shower and stove heating. Meals are in the main house.

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    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

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    Hours expected

    Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week

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